When you are on the go, you need to get things done and get them done now. Unfortunately, for some people, this means everything is done “on the go.” However, just because you live your life in the fast lane doesn’t mean that yo... Read more
Visual images can be powerful tools in helping you reach your goals. There are lots of creative ways to use this motivation technique, such as posting an image of your goal where you’ll see it most—in your car, on a bathroom mirror, or on... Read more
It’s an age-old question, with no right answers. If you have to do both in the same day, does it matter whether you do strength training or cardio first? SparkPeople’s Fitness Experts voice their opinions on this hot topic.
Dean Ande... Read more
Hypothyroidism, the chronic condition of an under-active thyroid, affects millions of Americans. It's most commonly caused by chronic autoimmune thyroiditis or Hashimoto's disease, and can result in a variety of symptoms, including: weight ga... Read more
A couple decades ago, juicing was something that only overzealously health-conscious people did. You just knew someone was into healthy living if he or she owned a juicer or drank fresh juice regularly. Today, it's much more popular. People... Read more
Sadly my mom is on me about my weight again. She is saying that my clothes look horrible on me and that when I can't find anything else to look better in that's a shame. I lost 30 pounds woman! ( I DID gain 5 pounds back but that's ccause I got into... Read more
Well! I took a break to help a long time friend's family come to terms with her loss, thinking a fortnight would be enough. Wrong! Somehow, I never quite made it back. Guessing fate had me open the Spark People website today. I'm back. :-D... Read more
It helps with Blood circulation which helps circulate oxogyn and other things to halp filter out the good and the bad and if you breathe in deeply from the diaphram it also helps circualte blood and oxogyn and it helps get the oxogyn to the mucls. It... Read more
Before you jump on the raspberry ketone bandwagon, there are a few things you should know about this over-priced, proclaimed weight-loss miracle in a bottle. I tell you what they don't want you to know about raspbery ketones, in my latest blog on... Read more
In my experience with exercise and weight loss, you can't out-train a bad diet. If I wanted to lose weight, all of the exercise in the world didn't help if I wasn't paying attention to what I was eating. I know others who have chosen to lose weight... Read more
I need to work on my fiber intake. I know this already, but posting it helps remind me. They are: oats, broccoli, flax seeds, fresh fruit, and beans.
https://fitnessrepublic.com/fuel-up/weig ht-loss/5-Fiber-Rich-Foods-That-Help-W ith-Weigh... Read more
I weight 194 and 5'4" I got to the gym 5 days a week getting on the elliptical for about 45 minutes sometimes longer. Just started treadmill today. I've only lost 4 pounds in a month in a half. Not sure what I'm doing wrong. I was eating 1200 calorie... Read more
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